La Nina predictions miss the mark

Smith, Ron
March 2012
Western Farm Press Exclusive Insight;3/29/2012, p8
The article discusses how predictions by climate science of continued widespread drought through summer may have missed the mark. Paul Yura from the National Weather Service, San Antonio and Austin, Texas notes that forecasts were off citing as example North Texas which has defied predictions and not in drought status. It projects a more normal hurricane season and indicates the difficulty of making long-term weather predictions with available sciences.


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